AI startup Emotibot raises $45 million in Series B+

Shanghai-based artificial intelligence (AI) startup Emotibot has closed its…


Pony.ai showcased its fleet of self-driving vehicles in the eastern Chinese city of Guangzhou in 2018. (Image credit: Pony.ai)

The Chinese startup battling for robotaxi supremacy

Pony.ai showcased its fleet of self-driving cars enabled with PonyAlpha, a…


Chinese SaaS firm Ekuaibao books $50 million in fresh funding

Screenshot of the Ekuaibao website. (Image credit: TechNode) Ekuaibao, China's…


China's smart speaker market 'exploding,' strong trajectory to continue: report

A Xiaomi smart home display alongside its AI Speaker HD at a Xiaomi store in…


Zotye E200 Pro, one of its best-selling low-end mini-cars with a NEDC range of 301 km and a price tag RMB 70,000 after the subsidy. (Image credit: Zotye)

No JV for Chinese EV firm Zotye and Ford as pressure mounts in auto sector

One of Zotye's best-selling mini-cars, the E200 Pro, with a NEDC range of 187…


Undeterred by US blacklisting, AI firm Megvii eyes end-year IPO

(Image Credit: BigStock/Dilok) Artificial intelligence startup Megvii will…


Nio deemed too risky as government cancels talks for a factory in Huzhou

Nio‘s logo outside one of its showrooms on Sept. 28, 2019 in Beijing. (Image…


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Faraday Future's Jia Yueting files for bankruptcy in US, to return to China

Jia Yueting, founder of electric vehicle startup Faraday Future and Chinese…


XAG drone coverage of Xinjiang cotton crop rising swiftly

(Image credit: BigStock/igor stevanovic) Farmland coverage from unmanned aerial…


Mapping firm Kuandeng nabs $14.2 million in Series A+

(Image credit: Kuangdeng) Tethered to the rise of autonomous driving are the…